|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
Sunny 96 square meter flat. Three bedrooms (one double, one twin and one single), two bathrooms (shower enclosures), living room and fully equipped kitchen.
Cotto paved, fully equipped for outdoor living terrace of 40 square meters onlooking hilly country side.
Self-catering, holiday rental, typical Tuscan farm in Camaiore. Old cotto pavements, wood ceiling beams, essential comforts. Internet Wi-Fi. Panoramic views over the valley and town of Camaiore. Terraces for lunches in the sun or evening drinks and dinners under the stars. Vast garden for children's games, private off the road parking. Ideal for relaxing holidays in off the beaten trak Tuscany. Surrounded by a private garden, olive grove, vineyard and wood for a total of 40 hectares, this beautiful and peaceful property, overlooking Camaiore is just right for Guests that want the essential for a relaxing and 'easy' holiday away from it all. Camaiore is one of those areas in Tuscany that still has to be discovered by mass tourism. Our houses are part of what once used to be a farm with a 'Manor' house. We usually spent our summer holidays there. Aunt Ludovica slowly transformed the houses to be rented out. We inherited La Polletta in 2001. And we continue what she started out. The town of Camaiore is downhill 10 minutes walking distance.
Stefano & Margherita are married since 1981, have a son of 26 and a daughter of 24. Live in Quattro Castella (Reggio Emilia) were they also rent out a place (see property 402746) and are seldom in Camaiore, where Mrs. Vittoria will help you around in their absence.
Stefano & Margherita Lazzari purchased this apartment in 1947
It was inherited in 2001.
Can be a truly full and enjoyable holiday.
Camaiore is the only place that can offer you relax on hot sandy beaches , and good walks up the hills around from which regenerate yourself with gorgeous views (itineraries are supplied with our guide book) .
And all this is the range of only 10 kilometers.
Yes because the hot sandy beaches and the refreshing shores of the Tirrenean are just 8 kilometers away, while the Monte Gabberi (1.100 meters) or the Monte Matanna (1.300 meters) are just around the corner.
And after all that excersise, in the evenings, on the terrace, you can relax, enjoying a drink and the view, follow up your mail on the Internet or the news on the satellite TV.
Furthermore, Camaiore offers you the opportunity to reach Pisa, Lucca, Porto Venere in no more than a 60 minute car drive (Porto Venere the furthermost) as Pisa and Lucca are reachable in no more than 30 .
Stefano and Margheritta could not have been more helpful, from our initial telephone enquiry, through the booking process and sending us extensive information about the accommodation, area, local restaurants amenities etc. We were met by Vittoria who welcomed us warmly, showed us around and was on hand throughout our stay for any enquirers.The actual flat it just beautiful, it's cleaned to the highest standards, equipped with everything you could possibly need, comfortable and you will be blown away by the views - from every window. We loved the pool and gardens, and enjoyed breakfast and barbecues on the lovely private terrace. It would be easy to spend a week or two just relaxing here, but we travelled every day to Pisa, Lucca, Florence, Viareggio, Le Spezia, cinque Terre, and returned to eat in one of the local restaurants or laze by the pool. We travelled with our children, 20&17 who both agreed that this was the best holiday in the best accommodation and location. Thank you so much
From the moment we arrived, we fell in love with the tranquil nature of the surroundings. Vittoria was there to meet us and very efficiently showed us round the property and made us welcome. The views and the birdsong are beautiful and the pool - well, what can we say apart from A PROPER SWIMMING POOL - hooray. The accommodation was clean and as described and had the advantage of air conditioning in the bedroom which made sleeping blissful. Access is via a narrow road, but is perfectly safe and easy to drive along. The property is behind electric gates and the parking is more than adequate. To lay on one's back in the pool and watch the birds of prey lazily circling up in the sky was lovely and the added bonus was that occasionally a Hoopoe would put in an appearance. To get to Lucca, Pisa, Florence or indeed the seaside was straightforward. All in all my wife and I thoroughly recommend this destination. Neil & Irene UK
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We stayed for 1 week with our friends in the Gardener's roof top apartment. The apartment was spacious and well equipped. We do a lot of cooking and didn't struggle with the equipment provided. The outdoor dining area was private, peaceful and a much appreciated space. We gave up the bedroom with the ensuite to our friends but we got the crowning glory with the view from the bedroom window, also the same whilst swimming, of the glorius mountains.
The town of Camaiore had a good friendly atmosphere and offered good places to eat and drink. The local supermarket was closed for refurbishment but we were only a short drive from the nearest hypermarket, so no problem. The only drawback was the (very) narrow, steep road to the house - but this was counteracted by the fact that this then meant you were in a peaceful atmosphere and not disturbed by noise or traffic.
I would, thoroughly, recommend this property for a wonderful holiday.
We had a fantastic 2 week stay at the Farmhouse.
Our family with 4 grown-ups and 3 kids ( 3, 6 and 8 years) enjoyed the spacy house despite its 5 floors. The kitchen was slightly dark but spacy and compared to our experience for other rentals in Italy excellent equipped. Also the Wi-fi worked very well and was easy to connect to. The terrace and the pool were tip-top and very child-friendly.
The location was great with the distance to the traffic but also the closiness to Camaiore and ViaReggio.
The narrow road ? to the house from Camaiore upto the house created some concerns , driving a non-Italian car, but after the 1st and 2nd drive we learnt hos to manage meeting vars from the opposite direction.
The housekeeper Signora Vittoria was very helpful with the smallest problem.
Finally the documentation we got other the house, surroundings,
what to do and so forth was detailed and complete.
We are happy to give the place all our best rekommendations.
We very much enjoyed our stay in the Gardener's tree top flat. The location is perfect, close enough to the town of Camaiore and the coast at Viareggio, but also secluded, private and peaceful.
The flat was ideal for our needs and was very well equipped. We especially liked the old "cotto" floors and having two bathrooms was an asset for a family stay. Our teenagers appreciated the Wifi and were able to connect easily. The flat was spotlessly clean and all linen and pool towels provided. The only thing that we would suggest to enhance the property is air conditioning because being directly under the roof, the apartment got very hot. Although electric fans were provided, it wasn't practical to keep them on while asleep. The location is idyllic and the property has unspoiled views of the town below and towards the coast. The swimming pool is fantastic, safely fenced off for little ones and the views from there are stunning. The large grounds are pretty and well maintained and we appreciated the fresh herbs for our Italian meals. The housekeeper, Vittoria, is friendly and helpful and was on hand to answer any questions and offer advice. Communication with the owners was friendly, prompt and helpful. The PDF guides which they provided on local attractions and restaurants were useful. We'd happily recommend this property to family and friends and would love to return. The "extra dark" chocolate ice cream in the local gelateria in Piazza Maggio 29 was the best ice cream I have ever eaten!
Camaiore is a quiet and lazy old town of roman origin at the foots of the Apennines and marble mountains. Twenty minutes away from the fashionable beaches and shopping centers of Forte de Marmi and Viareggio. Many tourist attractions nearby: Pisa, Lucca, not far from Florence (60 minutes car drive), Pietrasanta, Portovenere and Lerici.
A preferred spot by artists, writers and film directors, as still unspoilt by mass tourism.
Off the beaten track Tuscany, Camaiore adds to its mediaeval churches, roman remains, proximity to important historic towns such as Lucca, Pietrasanta or Pisa, the vicinity to the sea. For a perfect and relaxing holiday. Many good restaurants in the area offer the visitor a taste of local Tuscan recipes and good wines. Excellent local food shops provide the traveller with the best of Italian groceries, wines and vegetables.